A woman who is believed to be Ghanaian, was captured putting a live snake in her husband’s casket before his body was buried, Touchaheart blog reports.
In a video shared online, the bereaved woman is seen with the snake around her neck as she speaks to her husband’s corpse. She then removes the snake from her neck and places it with her husband’s body in the coffin.
In the video, a background voice narrating the reason for the wife’s decision said the snake bit the tongue of the deceased, killing him. Hence the wife decided to bury her husband with the snake that killed him.
Online reports stated that the dead man used to play with snakes and one of his favourite pet snakes bit his tongue when he was trying to put it into his mouth.
See video below.